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Holiday Closing

calendar of Labor DayThe Library will be closed Saturday, September 5th through Monday, September 7th in observance of Labor Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, September 8th.

Holiday Closing

U.S. flagThe Library will be closed from Saturday, May 23rd through Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, May 26th.

Friday Night Flicks Presents - Mad Max: Fury Road

Mad Max: Fury Road movie posterFriday, September 11th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

In this long-awaited reboot of the apocalyptic series that started it all, loner Mad Max (Tom Hardy) joins forces with the mysterious Furiosa (Charlize Theron) as they get caught up in the exodus of a clan of rebels fleeing an evil despot as they race across the sun-parched Wasteland. Rated R.

Knit @ WPL

knitting needles and yarnTuesday, September 15th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room

Come and mingle with other knitters. More experienced knitters will have fun comparing patterns, sharing techniques, and trading tips on stitches, sweaters and mittens! Beginners are always welcome. We provide yarn and needles for those just starting out. Open to all. Drop-in.

Author Event: Jon C. Blue

Wednesday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Jon C. Blue
The Case of the Piglet’s Paternity: Trials from the New Haven Colony, 1639-1663

In the middle of the seventeenth century, judges in the short-lived New Haven Colony presided over a remarkable series of trials ranging from murder and bestiality to drunken sailors, frisky couples, faulty shoes, and shipwrecks. The Case of the Piglet’s Paternity assembles thirty-three of the most significant and intriguing trials from the records of the New Haven Colony. Join author Jon C. Blue for a fascinating look at colonial life in early America.

Jon C. Blue is a Superior Court Judge and presides over criminal trials in New Haven. Copies of his book will be available for purchase and signing. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Wallingford Fire Q &A

Monday, August 24th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Wallingford Fire Department patch
Presented by Wallingford Firefighters Local 136

Come learn about your Wallingford Fire Department:

  • Training
  • Services
  • Capabilities
  • Emergency Medical Services

For more information, contact Firefighter Dave Perrelli, (203)294-2730.

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